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Fareed Zakaria quits Yale board

August 22nd, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Haven (Connecticut), Aug 22 (IANS) Hit by plagiarism charges, celebrated Indian-American journalist Fareed Zakaria has resigned from the board of Ivy League Yale University, citing the need to focus ... Read more...

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Channel Nine upset with BCCI

December 20th, 2011 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 20 (IANS) Channel Nine, the host broadcaster of Cricket Australia (CA), is upset with the Indian cricket board for rejecting its last-minute offer to allow umpires to use ... Read more...

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China Football Association pledges to fight against corruption

December 19th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 19 (IANS) As trials opened Monday into cases of corruption in Chinese soccer, the Chinese Football Association (CFA) reiterated its determination to clean the sport.China's professional leagues have ... Read more...

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Champions League: Xavi’s winner seals top spot for Barcelona

November 24th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Nov 24 (IANS) Barcelona scraped through their tie against AC Milan 3-2 at San Siro to secure the top spot of their Champions League group.The hosts equalised twice ... Read more...

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David Luiz vindicates Chelsea’s faith in him

March 2nd, 2011 - 9:09 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar. 2 (ANI): In recruiting Brazilian striker David Luiz, Chelsea has certainly found a successor to Ricardo Carvalho, the man who made John Terry tick.Like Carvalho, David Luiz Moreira Marinho ... Read more...

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Jessie J: Voted The BBC’s Sound Of 2011

January 8th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
With music playing an important part of the entertainment industry there are many contests and polls to pick out the best of the albums, singles which hit stands in a ... Read more...

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Britain’s defence chief rules out troops reduction in Afghanistan

November 8th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): Britain's new Chief of the Defence Staff, General Sir David Richards, has said that British troops will stay in Afghanistan for "as long as it takes".General Richards ... Read more...

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Eugene Joseph Escalanti receives life sentence for massacring victim in Gila River Indian Community

October 6th, 2010 - 12:35 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) -- An Arizona man was found guilty for a brutal murder he committed in an Indian community, prosecutors said on Tuesday.Eugene Joseph Escalanti, 34, of Tucson, Arizona and ... Read more...

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Halting carbon dioxide emissions cannot avert climate change

July 3rd, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 3 (IANS) With carbon dioxide (CO2) in the air approaching alarming levels, even halting emissions altogether may not be enough to avert catastrophic climate change. Could scrubbing carbon dioxide from ... Read more...

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Scrubbing CO2 from air could be a long-term commitment

July 2nd, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): Scientists at the Carnegie Institution have said that while scrubbing carbon dioxide from the air could reduce green house effect, the carbon cycle would limit the effectiveness of ... Read more...

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Caregivers come with a cost

June 22nd, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by admin
By Chief K Masimba Biriwasha - CNSWhile community home based care is the preferred means of providing care for people living with HIV in many parts of Southern Africa, it comes with ... Read more...

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Actor Kal Penn robbed at gunpoint

April 21st, 2010 - 3:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Apr 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Kal Penn has been robbed at gunpoint in Washington DC. The incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday morning. He was pretty rattled ... Read more...

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Hasina moves to curb graft among political associates

September 17th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Sep 17 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has directed officials to nab her Awami League (AL) subordinates who have allegedly been involved in the felling of 30,000 trees ... Read more...

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What organisations promise to employees don’t matter as much as thought

August 5th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 5 (ANI): A new piece of research suggests that what an organization promises to employees-training opportunities, benefits, compensation, etc.-do not matter nearly as much as what the organization actually delivers.Samantha ... Read more...

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US confident of hammering out West Bank settlement solution with Israel

June 5th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5(ANI): A senior administration official says Washington feels "an arrangement can be hammered out with Israel on the Jewish settlement issue.""There's a professional, constructive dialogue on this issue. We ... Read more...

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Big B and Ben create a stir with TEEN PATTI

June 4th, 2009 - 10:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaOh, how much of a trick can the 'First Look' of a movie do? One quick look at the poster of TEEN PATTI and you know why production houses along ... Read more...

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