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Olympics: New Zealand glides to rowing pairs gold


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS/RIA Novosti) New Zealand duo Eric Murray and Hamish Bond glided serenely to an Olympic gold in the men's heavyweight coxless pairs here Friday.Murray and Bond were ... Read more...

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‘Last-gasp IPL thrillers stressful for players, spectators’


May 18th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings (CSK) all-rounder Albie Morkel says last-gasp thrillers in the Indian Premier League can be stressful for both players and spectators. Everyone ... Read more...

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Reddy loyalists skip assembly, difficult days for BJP


December 5th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 5 (IANS) Karnataka's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is in for difficult days with mining magnates, the Reddy brothers and their loyalists keeping it on tenterhooks about their ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Winter of instability as Yeddyurappa gets bail (News Analysis)


November 8th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 8 (IANS) Karnataka seemed headed for more political instability Tuesday with the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) back to bickering on its leadership issues within hours of ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Yeddyurappa jailed till Oct 22 in corruption cases


October 16th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) On a day of high drama, former chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa was Saturday jailed in two corruption cases, causing a severe loss of face ... Read more...

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Apple to reveal new iPhone Thursday


October 3rd, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 3 (IANS) Apple Inc. looks set to finally reveal the latest version of its must-have iPhone Thursday.Apple boss Tim Cook is expected to announce the details in San ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Bomb hoax on Howrah bridge


September 25th, 2011 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Sep 25 (IANS) An anonymous call saying explosives had been planted on the Rabindra Setu (Howrah Bridge) kept police on tenterhooks for hours Sunday.No explosives were found at the ... Read more...

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Telangana youth ends suicide threat drama


September 23rd, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 22 (IANS) A 10-hour drama ended here Thursday night when a youth who had climbed on a hoarding to demand resignations of Telangana ministers and threatened to ... Read more...

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Omar keeps twitterati on tenterhooks for a week


August 27th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 27 (IANS) Known for airing his views in an unrestrained, often tongue-in-cheek style, and taking prompt steps to address grievances on Twitter, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Yeddyurappa shifted deadlines before walking to Raj Bhavan


July 31st, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 31 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa thrice shifted in three days the time for tendering his resignation, keeping his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on tenterhooks and ... Read more...

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Maran will be dropped if probe points finger


June 25th, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) The Congress is on tenterhooks over the continuation of Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran as fresh revelations about his alleged role in the spectrum scam ... Read more...

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Congress wins Kerala cliffhanger from ‘old man’ Achuthanandan (Roundup)


May 13th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 13 (IANS) "Old man" V.S. Achuthanandan almost did it, but in the end the Left Democratic Front (LDF) led by the Communist veteran lost a cliffhanger of ... Read more...

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UDF scrapes through in Kerala, LDF a close second (Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 13 (IANS) The Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) just about scraped through to victory in Kerala Friday, with the Left Democratic Front (LDF) putting up a valiant fight ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

‘Kempe Gowda’ entertaining masala movie (Kannada Movie Review)


March 13th, 2011 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Kempe Gowda"; Cast: Sudeep, Raagini, Ravi Shankar, Sharan, Ashok, Girish Karnad, Tara, Chithra Shenoy and others; Producer: Shankare Gowda; Director Sudeep; Camera: S. Krishna; Music Director: Arjun; Rating: *** 1/2Sudeep ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Enterprise Petroleum Plant Fire Scares Neighborhood


February 9th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Enterprise Products Petroleum plant at Mont Belvieu that has been ravaged by a series of powerful explosion and fire is hogging headlines. The neighborhood ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Fox News Journalist Greg Palkot Injured In Egypt Violence


February 4th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Cairo, Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The violence in Egypt to end the reign of President Hosni Mubarak has reached new heights with reports of journalists and media persons being assaulted ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Michael Douglas says his tumour has vanished


January 11th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Five months after being diagnosed with throat cancer, veteran Hollywood actor Michael Douglas says he has beaten his illness.In his first interview since undergoing chemotherapy and radiotherapy treatment, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Crocodile caught after eight days of hide and seek


November 16th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 16 (IANS) A crocodile, which had been playing hide and seek since it was found in a trench near here eight days ago, was finally caught Tuesday morning and shifted ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

BJP’s pyrrhic victory in Karnataka (Comment)


October 16th, 2010 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) may have won the trust vote in the Karnataka assembly but at the cost of straining the confidence of the people. Besides, the narrow ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

President of Chile Expresses Joy At Rescue Of Trapped Workers, Vows to Increase Safety Standard


October 13th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sebastian Pinera the president of Chile was beside himself with delight when he saw the rescue capsule bringing out the trapped Chilean miners one after another. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

CWG Hockey: India snatch 3-2 win against Malaysia (Roundup)


October 6th, 2010 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) As usual, India kept their supporters on tenterhooks before snatching a 3-2 win against Malaysia to provide a fitting finale for the day in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Ayodhya Verdict Coming Out, Media Wait Outside Court


September 30th, 2010 - 6:08 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Allahabad High Court's Lucknow bench has begun delivering the much awaited verdict on the several decade old title suit regarding the owner of ... Read more...

Posted in India, Politics |

Wary Lucknow deserts roads ahead of Ayodhya verdict


September 30th, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 30 (IANS) Limited vehicular movement, deserted commercial establishments, half-day schools and heavy armed deployment - this was the scene in some areas of the city Thursday, hours before the Allahabad ... Read more...

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Hyderabad police relieved as Ayodhya verdict deferred


September 23rd, 2010 - 10:09 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Sep 23 (IANS) Police in Hyderabad Thursday heaved a sigh of relief with the Supreme Court deferring, till Sep 28, the pronouncement of the verdict in the Babri Masjid-Ramjanmabhoomi dispute ... Read more...

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Mumbai on tenterhooks as police hunt for two suspected terrorists (Second Lead)


September 10th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) With the 10-day Ganesh festival starting Saturday, police have gone on high alert as two suspected terrorists have entered Mumbai with a view to creating disturbances during the ... Read more...

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Rains play havoc with archery arena


September 8th, 2010 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) The archery arena for the Commonwealth Games at the Yamuna Sports Complex is among the worst hit by incessant rains the city has been experiencing in the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Kajol Breaks Doctors’ Orders For A Friend


September 6th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): By now it is an established fact that Kajol goes out of her way for friends. To no one's surprise she defied ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hurricane Earl Keeps Met Officials On Tenterhooks After Gaining Strength


August 31st, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Aug 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hurricane Earl has gained strength and turned into a category 4 hurricane a development that has kept the weather officials on their toes. They ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Has Recalled Eggs Reached Salt Lake City?


August 25th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Utah, Aug 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The nationwide egg recall that has created panic among the residents of the various states of the USA and put the medical community on tenterhooks, ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Colorado Restaurants Apparently Immune From Egg Recall


August 20th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Colorado, Aug 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While the nationwide and massive egg recall has created sensation in the media and scared the public there are some eating outlets in some states ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Egg Farms That Are Eyeing Profit Amidst Nationwide Recall


August 20th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While the egg recall affecting the eggs produced and sold by an egg farm based in Iowa has made the residents panicked and put the FDA ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Target Gay Rights Talks Hit A Dead End


August 18th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The collapse of its talks with Target Corp has prompted the nation's leading same sex rights body to carry on its protests against the company for ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Nice to find Commonwealth Games organisers so relaxed: Coe


July 28th, 2010 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Legendary British athlete Sebastian Coe, chief of the 2012 London Olympic Games Organising Committee, remarked tongue in cheek that it was nice to find the ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Nepal to elect new PM on July 21


July 13th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, July 13 (IANS) The race for the new prime minister of Nepal kicked off Tuesday with parliamentarians fixing July 21 as the election date after the parties failed ... Read more...

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Green puts up a brave face after World Cup blunder


June 14th, 2010 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 14 (IANS) If you are in England, you don't want to be in Robert Green's shoes after the goalkeeping blunder in the world cup match against the US. ... Read more...

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