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Court-appointed panel to control Birla estate


August 23rd, 2012 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 23 (IANS) The Calcutta High Court Thursday ordered the vesting of the control of the estate of late Priyamvada Birla with a three-member committee of administrators which it ... Read more...

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Selvaraj knocks out Jeong at ITF meet


July 31st, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 31 (IANS) Local challenger Ajai Selvaraj upset fifth seeded Korean Suk-Young Jeong of South Korea 7-6 (2), 6-3, and joined fellow-Indians Jeevan Nedunchezhyan, Ranjeet Virali-Murugesan and Vijay Sundar ... Read more...

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Ranjith leads way into last 8 of tennis meet


July 25th, 2012 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 25 (IANS) Top seed Ranjith Virali-Murugesan led the singles field into the quarterfinals with a facile 6-1, 6-2 win against Indonesian Elbert Sie in the Indian Oil Servo ... Read more...

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Best Bakery killings: Four get life term, five acquitted


July 9th, 2012 - 8:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Monday sentenced four people to life imprisonment while acquitting another five in the 2002 Best Bakery carnage in which 14 people were ... Read more...

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Rian knocks out Shree Krishna in Asian U-14 tennis


May 2nd, 2012 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, May 2 (IANS) Fifth seed Rian Pandole from Mumbai upset third-ranked Shree Krishna 3-6, 6-1, 6-3, en route to the semi-finals of the PCLTA Cup Asian under-14 series tennis ... Read more...

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Sharma ousts Giner in ITF tennis


May 1st, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) Kaza Vinayak Sharma of India caused an upset when he ousted second seeded Marc Giner from Spain 6-3, 7-6(3) in the first round of the MCC-SR ... Read more...

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Hardwork and dedication the mantra to crack CAT, say toppers


January 12th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/Thane, Jan 12 (IANS) A bunch of students made Maharashtra proud by cracking the tough Common Admission Test (CAT) - some scoring a perfect ten while some followed close at ... Read more...

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Gill annexes overall title in Rally de Bengal


December 18th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Durgapur, Dec 18 (IANS) Team MRF's Gaurav Gill (co-driver Musa Sherif) finished the 2011 Indian National Rally Championship season in style, with a resounding win at the Rally de Bengal, ... Read more...

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Gaurav Gill in command in Rally de Bengal


December 17th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Durgapur, Dec 17 (IANS) With the championship sealed, Gaurav Gill (co-driver Musa Sherif) of Team MRF pulled no punches as he opened a seemingly winning lead of one minute, 40 ... Read more...

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United India Insurance targets Rs.8,000 crore premium


November 10th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 10 (IANS) Logging an average business growth of 27 percent this fiscal, public sector non-life insurer United India Insurance Company Ltd Thursday said it is targeting a gross ... Read more...

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Myneni packs off Murugesan in ITF Futures tennis


November 9th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 9 (IANS) Wild card Saket Myneni upstaged second seeded Ranjit Virali Murugesan 7-6 (3), 6-3 en route to the quarter-finals of the TNTA-ITF men's Futures tennis tournament here ... Read more...

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India Cements, CAG win in corporate cricket


September 2nd, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) India Cements and CAG notched up full points with victories against State Bank of Mysore (SBM) and Bharat Petroleum, respectively, in their opening league fixtures of ... Read more...

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India is our key priority in trade: Canada


July 8th, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 8 (IANS) Canada Thursday said deepening trade ties with India is its key priority as the two countries work out the modalities of a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement ... Read more...

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Gao, Okuno top seeds at Asian Junior tennis in Chennai


May 10th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 10 (IANS) The Asian Closed Junior (under-18) tennis championships will be held here from May 16 to 21 with Xin Gao of China (Boys) and Ayaka Okuno of ... Read more...

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Chennai celebrates Anna’s victory


April 9th, 2011 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 9 (IANS) Around 200 people participated in a prayer meeting at the Thakkar Bapa Vidyalaya here and distributed sweets Saturday to celebrate the victorious end to activist Anna ... Read more...

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Body of Indian girl killed in Australia cremated


March 19th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by ANI
Vadodara, Mar 19 (ANI): The body of 24-year-old Indian student Tosha Thakkar, who was allegedly raped and murdered in Australia, was cremated here on Saturday.Tosha, daughter of local businessman Sunil Thakkar, ... Read more...

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Indian student murder: Govt. should take firm action, says BJP


March 14th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 14 (ANI): Condemning last week's murder of a female Indian student in Australia, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Monday said the incident has created ... Read more...

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Murder of Indian student in Australia unfortunate: Krishna


March 14th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 14 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna has termed the rape and murder of a 24-year-old Indian student in Australia as unfortunate, and said that the government is ... Read more...

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Oz Govt.condemns murder of Indian in Sydney


March 14th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar. 14 (ANI): The Australian High Commission on Monday extended its sincere condolences to the family and friends of 24-year-old Indian student Tosha Thakkar who was murdered in Sydney last ... Read more...

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Oz teen denied bail for murdering Indian student


March 13th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 13 (ANI): The Australian teenager charged with the murder of an Indian student last week has been formally refused bail in court this morning.Daniel Stani-Reginald appeared via videolink in ... Read more...

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Merit seat reserved for women can be given to men: Court


March 9th, 2011 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 9 (IANS) If requisite merit is not available for the seats reserved for women, the seat can be given to male candidates, the Gujarat High Court has ruled.Justice ... Read more...

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Servant commits suicide in employer’s house


March 4th, 2011 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) A 22-year-old servant committed suicide inside his employer's house by hanging himself from the ceiling fan, police said Thursday.Santosh Yadav, originally from Begusarai in Bihar, ... Read more...

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Mahatma Gandhi a hero to the world: Obama (Lead) (With images)


November 6th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 6 (IANS) Mahatma Gandhi is a "hero not just to India but to the world", US President Barack Obama wrote in the visitor's book after spending an engrossed half-an ... Read more...

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14 countries for Volvo Regatta


September 20th, 2010 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 20 (IANS) The second Volvo India International Regatta, to be held here Oct 3-10 has attracted over 100 sailors from 14 countries. The Yachting Association of India unveiled the logo for ... Read more...

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All Izz Not Well On ‘Laagi Tujse Lagan’ Sets!


September 6th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The success of any show depends on its team work. The Colors' Show "Laagi Tujse Lagan', may be garnering good TRPs but it's off screen scenario ... Read more...

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Bopanna-Qureshi in US open third round


September 4th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 4 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Aisam ul Haq Qureshi of Pakistan defeated Michael Kohlmann of Germany and Jarkko Nieminen of Finland 6-4, 6-4 to advance into the ... Read more...

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Harshad Chopda To Return In ‘Tere Liye’ Soon


August 4th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The wait has been long but it's likely to end soon. According to sources, Harshad Chopda could be seen in "Tere Liye' in a matter ... Read more...

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Raina, Bisht advance to Asian Junior pre-quarters


May 26th, 2010 - 10:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) National grasscourt champion Ankita Raina overcame stiff resistance from Pakistan's Ushna Suhail 7-6, 6-4 and stormed into the pre-quarterfinals of the Asian Junior Tennis Championships at the ... Read more...

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A Cozy Sunday Evening to “Get Rid of My Wife”


May 11th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 201 (Sampurn Wire):The atmosphere at St Andrew's auditorium on Sunday was relaxed with an air of comedy in it. Paritossh Painter's new comedy play "Get Rid Of My Wife' ... Read more...

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Power woes hit Agra


May 9th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 9 (IANS) Sweating in a power cut that stretched to more than 12 hours in almost half of Agra, and 24 hours at certain places, led to angry demonstrations at ... Read more...

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Two MPs honoured for performance in Lok Sabha


May 1st, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 1 (IANS) S.S. Ramasubbu of the Congress and Hansraj Gangaram Ahir of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) were honoured here Saturday for their active participation in various debates in ... Read more...

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Paritossh Painter back with ‘Get Rid of My Wife’


April 28th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Paritossh Painter is one personality who has seen it all and done it all. He had successfully conquered all facets of entertainment from theater to television and ... Read more...

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Businessman Rajesh Adani allowed to travel across country


April 9th, 2010 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, April 9 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Friday permitted businessman Rajesh Adani to travel across the country after granting amendment in his conditional bail application. However, Justice H.B. Antani imposed a condition ... Read more...

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Torrent to take over power distribution in Agra


March 31st, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, March 31 (IANS) Power in this Taj city, which suffers erratic and inadequate power supply, will now be supplied by private player Torrent Power Limited.The company will take over power distribution ... Read more...

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Bully in real life


March 5th, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 5 2010, (Sampurn Wire):Life can imitate art, as child actor Jay Thakkar's family found out recently. Jay, who plays Shethji in "Laagi Tujhse Lagan' (Colors), apparently sticks to his character ... Read more...

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