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Bynes accused of hit and run case again!


August 7th, 2012 - 6:26 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 7 (IANS)Actress Amanda Bynes has been accused of a hit and run case for the third time in three months.A Los Angeles woman, Kisa, filed police report, ... Read more...

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New ’spray-on skin’ heals ulcers faster: Study


August 5th, 2012 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) A 'spray-on skin' can speed up healing of chronic ulcers by 50 percent, a new study suggests.The spray quickly healed venous leg ulcers (the most ... Read more...

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Olympics athletics: India’s Krishna Poonia finishes seventh


August 5th, 2012 - 2:51 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Indian discus thrower Krishna Poonia finished a creditable seventh in the women's discus throw while the gold medal was won by Sandra Perkovic of Croatia in ... Read more...

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Denied visa, Bolisetti to miss British GT race


August 3rd, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Visakhapatnam, Aug 3 (IANS) Indian driver Sailesh Bolisetti will miss the fifth round of the British GT championship, scheduled for Aug 4-5 at Snettorton, UK, as his application for a ... Read more...

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SC pulls up Odisha on lawyer’s absence (Lead)


July 31st, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday came down heavily on the Odisha government for its failure to nominate a lawyer to appear in nearly half a dozen ... Read more...

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25 jailed for illegal abortions in China


July 31st, 2012 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 31 (IANS) Up to 25 people in China's Anhui province have been sentenced to prison or put under surveillance for administering illegal foetal gender tests and abortions, a ... Read more...

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South Korea’s auto exports grow


July 30th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 30 (IANS) South Korea's automobile exports grew 3.1 percent in the second quarter from a year earlier due to strong demand for large-sized cars from the US, Australia ... Read more...

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Youth shoots himself dead in Delhi


July 27th, 2012 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) A 28-year-old auto mechanic Friday shot himself dead with a pistol here, police said.Kulwant killed himself inside his house in south Delhi around 6 a.m., ... Read more...

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Samsung Electronics posts operating profit


July 27th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 27 (IANS) Samsung Electronics, the world's largest maker of memory chips, televisions, flat screens and handsets, posted its fresh record high of operating profit in the second quarter, ... Read more...

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Born weighing 450 grams, baby girl survives


July 26th, 2012 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 26 (IANS) Born three months premature and weighing just 450 grams, an infant girl has survived and has been discharged from a private hospital in Mohali near here, ... Read more...

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South Korea’s GDP grows


July 26th, 2012 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 26 (IANS) South Korea's gross domestic product (GDP) grew 0.4 percent in the second quarter from three months earlier, the central bank said Thursday.Real GDP, the broadest measure ... Read more...

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Hyundai Motor posts operating profit


July 26th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 26 (IANS) Hyundai Motor, South Korea's No.1 automaker, posted 2.5 trillion won ($2.18 billion) in operating profit for the second quarter, a regulatory filing showed Thursday.Consolidated operating profit, ... Read more...

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LG Electronics posts operating profit


July 25th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 25 (IANS) LG Electronics, the world's third-largest mobile phone maker and the No.2 TV manufacturer, posted 348.99 billion won ($304 million) in operating profit for the second quarter, ... Read more...

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Olympics: Chinese anti-doping official warns athletes


July 24th, 2012 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) A Chinese anti-doping official warned the country's athletes to avoid "accidental mistakes" during their stay in London for the Olympic Games.Three thousand tests had been planned ... Read more...

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20 booked on drug charges in Goa over three months


July 20th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, July 20 (IANS) Eight Nigerians, one Sudanese and one Ghanaian were among the 20 people booked in narcotics raids in Goa in the last three months.Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar ... Read more...

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Demi Lovato gives up cell phone


July 18th, 2012 - 5:09 am ICT by IANS
London, July 18 (IANS) Singer Demi Lovato has given up her cell phone as part of her healthy new lifestyle.The 19-year-old has battled numerous personal problems over the last few ... Read more...

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Landslip threat forces Shimla’s heritage hotel to close


July 16th, 2012 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 16 (IANS) As land has slipped in the vicinity of its prime Britsh-era hotel in Shimla, a landmark in the Himachal Pradesh capital city, the Oberoi Group has ... Read more...

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Court slams Air India stand over sacked pilots (Lead)


July 16th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Slamming the Air India management for its stiff stand on the issue of reinstatement of 101 sacked pilots, the Delhi High Court Monday asked it ... Read more...

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Man murdered for harassing newly-wed woman


July 14th, 2012 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 14 (IANS) A 25-year-old man was kidnapped from here and murdered by the husband and brother of a newly-married woman for harassing her through phone calls and ... Read more...

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Penelope Cruz pregnant?


July 13th, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
London, July 13 (IANS) Actress Penelope Cruz is reportedly three months pregnant and expecting her second child with husband Javier Bardem.The 38-year-old already has 17-month-old son Leonardo with Bardem.A source ... Read more...

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SIAM slashes car sales growth forecast to 9-11 percent


July 10th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Society of India Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) Tuesday cut passenger car sales forecast to 9-11 percent for the current financial year owing to weak macro-economic ... Read more...

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Mulayam fast tracks preparations for LS polls


July 10th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 10 (IANS) The ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) in Uttar Pradesh Tuesday decided to fast-track its preparations for the Lok Sabha 2014 polls and appointed 58 observers for the ... Read more...

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Air India pilots and management to again hold talks


July 9th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Air India pilots and the management will again hold conciliation talks July 10 and 12 with the chief labour commissioner to resolve the deadlock after ... Read more...

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Pilots accuse Air India of retracting on its commitment (Lead)


July 7th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The Indian Pilots Guild (IPG) has accused Air India of retracting on its commitment to "sympathetically" consider their grievances even as nearly 300 pilots having allegiance ... Read more...

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New love in Seal’s life?


July 7th, 2012 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 7 (IANS) Singer Seal seems to have moved on from his failed marriage with model Heidi Klum as he was spotted getting cosy with a woman ... Read more...

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Sheen took steriods during ‘Major League’ shoot


July 7th, 2012 - 4:59 am ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS) Actor Charlie Sheen has revealed that he took steroids while shooting for sports movie "Major League" to get the grip of the game."I wanted to put ... Read more...

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56 Cambodian kids die of unknown disease


July 7th, 2012 - 12:06 am ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, July 6 (IANS) At least 56 children have been killed by an unknown disease in Cambodia in the past three months, the ministry of health and the World ... Read more...

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Britain’s worst whooping cough outbreak: Five babies die


July 6th, 2012 - 10:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) In what is being termed as Britain's biggest whooping cough outbreak in 20 years, at least five babies have died and nearly 2,000 cases have been ... Read more...

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Samsung Electronics expects record operating profit


July 6th, 2012 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, July 6 (IANS) Samsung Electronics estimated Friday its operating profit for the second quarter to set a new record quarterly high.The preliminary operating profit unveiled by Samsung was estimated ... Read more...

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Honour killing: Delhi man stabbed by lover’s brothers


July 6th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) In a case of honour killing, a 21-year-old man was Thursday stabbed to death by the brothers of his lover who married him against the ... Read more...

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Doing my best to address power crisis: Akhilesh


July 5th, 2012 - 5:34 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 4 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Wednesday said that his government was doing all it could to sort out the power crisis.Blaming the previous government for ... Read more...

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Sugar output pegged at 260 lakh tonnes


July 2nd, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Sugar production is estimated to touch 260 lakh tonnes in the current marketing year ending September, the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) said Monday."It is ... Read more...

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Police chief gunned down in Mexico


July 2nd, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Culiacan (Mexico), July 2 (IANS/EFE) The police chief of Choix, a city in the northwestern Mexican state of Sinaloa, has been shot dead, officials said.Hector Echavarria died at a hospital ... Read more...

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Punjab to check potable water quality


July 1st, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, July 1 (IANS) Amid allegations of potable water contamination, the Punjab government has decided to get a survey conducted to check the quality of water being supplied to residents, ... Read more...

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Court rejects plea for plagiarism case against Bhandarkar


June 27th, 2012 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday rejected an author's plea for lodging a case against Bollywood filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar for copying from her book the plot of ... Read more...

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