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ICC U-19 World Cup: India to face Pakistan in quarters


August 16th, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Townsville (Australia), Aug 16 (IANS) India trounced minnows Papua New Guinea by 107 runs to set up a quarterfinal clash with arch-rivals Pakistan in the ICC Under-19 World Cup at ... Read more...

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Himachal to give free net books to 4,000 school toppers


July 18th, 2012 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 18 (IANS) After Punjab and Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh also Wednesday announced it would give free net books to 4,000 topper students of Class X passing out ... Read more...

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Annual awards announced for 50 homeopaths


May 25th, 2012 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 24 (IANS) Fifty homeopaths across India will be given the Malati Allen Nobel Award every year by a private company as a means of encouragement, the firm's official ... Read more...

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IIT-JEE results out, Faridabad boy tops


May 18th, 2012 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) The results of the Joint Entrance Examination for the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-JEE) 2012 were declared Friday.The results of the exam, which was ... Read more...

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67 percent pass Jharkhand matric exam


May 10th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 10 (IANS) Around 67.35 per cent of 4.34 lakh students have passed the matriculation examination in Jharkhand, according to Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) Thursday.In 2011, 69.43 percent students ... Read more...

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Top teams reach quarters at World TT


March 29th, 2012 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Dortmund (Germany), March 29 (IANS) The fourth day of the World Table Tennis Championship saw expected group toppers and some less-fancied teams moving into the second round. In the women's ... Read more...

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Oxford to take Indian school toppers


March 24th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kharagpur (West Bengal), March 24 (IANS) Oxford University has decided to allow the toppers of ISC and CBSE exams entry to its undergraduate courses from 2013, an university official said.The ... Read more...

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Oxford University to allow direct entries to ISC and CBSE toppers


March 24th, 2012 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Kharagpur (West Bengal), March 24 (IANS) The hallowed Oxford University has decided to allow the toppers of ISC and CBSE exams direct entry to its undergraduate courses from the academic ... Read more...

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National TT: PSPB, West Bengal enter second round


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 23 (IANS) Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) and West Bengal women were the first to move into the second stage of the Senior National and Inter-State Table Tennis ... Read more...

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Plant a sapling in name of school topper, says teacher


June 16th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 15 (IANS) A school teacher in Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh district has proposed a campaign to plant saplings in the name of toppers in all classes for encouraging ... Read more...

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Bengal face Railways in Santosh Trophy semi-finals


May 26th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Guawahati, May 26 (IANS) Defending champions Bengal will be looking to beat Railways in Frdiay's semi-final of the 65th Santosh Trophy for National Football Championships here and stay on course ... Read more...

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Balance study and play, say Class 12 toppers


May 23rd, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Balancing study with play is the formula for success, say students who have topped the Class 12 CBSE exams.Nikhil Pandhi from Vasant Valley school of ... Read more...

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CBSE results: Toppers euphoric, credit parents and teachers


May 23rd, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Initial disbelief gave way to euphoria and celebrations as several students appearing in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 examinations found they ... Read more...

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Girls outshine boys in CBSE class 12 exams


May 23rd, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Girls once again outshone boys in the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) class 12 examinations, results of which were declared Monday in seven regions ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan can set up World Cup semifinal


March 21st, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) An India-Pakistan encounter has invariably been a high point at the cricket World Cup ever since the two clashed for the first time in 1992 ... Read more...

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India face Australia, Sri Lanka take on England in World Cup quarters (Lead)


March 21st, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) India will face defending champions Australia in the second quarterfinal in Ahmedabad March 24 while Sri Lanka, runners-up in 2007, take on Twenty20 champions England ... Read more...

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India to face Australia in quarters if they beat Windies


March 20th, 2011 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) India will face World Cup defending champions Australia if they win Sunday's encounter against the West Indies.The India-West Indies encounter at the M.Chidambaram Stadium will ... Read more...

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Bangladesh’s loss ensures India, England q-final berths


March 19th, 2011 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Bangladesh's humiliating 206-run defeat by South Africa in Dhaka Saturday, ensured the passage of India and England into the World Cup quarter-finals.With their win in ... Read more...

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Asian Games squash: India assured of two medals in team event


November 23rd, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Guangzhou, Nov 23 (IANS) India assured themselves of at least two bronze medals in squash as their men and women made it to the semifinals of the team event in the Asian ... Read more...

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CWG hockey: India beat Pakistan 7-4, enter men’s semis


October 10th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India defeated Pakistan 7-4 to enter the semifinals of the men's hockey competition of the Commonwealth Games at the Major Dhyanchand National Stadium here Sunday.India finished second ... Read more...

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Clooney’s ‘The American’ is biggest grosser at this week’s box-office


September 6th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 6 (ANI): George Clooney's 'The American' has come out toppers at the weekend box-office.The grown-up thriller grossed 13 million dollars, per estimates.Despite its second-place finish, 'Takers' with 11.5 million ... Read more...

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Robert Bentley Ties With Tim James, Possible Run Off On July 13


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Montgomery, June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Republican gubernatorial primary election of Alabama is all heated up as Robert Bentley faces a run off against Bradley Byrne and Tim James. The ... Read more...

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Class 10 pass percentage soars, so do ‘compartments’


May 28th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 28 (IANS) As the number of students passing the CBSE 10th board exam shot up Friday, so did the 'compartments' - those scoring less than 33 percent -- now ... Read more...

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Hold — VT — 14-year-old tops in IIT Delhi region


May 26th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Fourteen-year-old Sahal Kaushik, who holds the 33rd rank at all-India level in the IIT JEE exam, emerged the Delhi region topper in the entrance examination. At the press ... Read more...

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CBSE to issue more merit certificates this year


May 21st, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 21 (IANS) More merit certificates for the Central Board of Secondary Education Class 12 exams will be issued this year even though the overall pass percentage came down by ... Read more...

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Hard work, dedication has paid off: CBSE class 12 topper


May 21st, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 21 (IANS) An elated Swati Pursty - one of the two toppers of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) Class 12 exams - Friday said that it was because ... Read more...

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Girls outshine boys in ICSE, ISC exams


May 19th, 2010 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Girls outshone boys in the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) and Indian School Certificate (ISC) exams for Classes 10 and 12 respectively, results for which were ... Read more...

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I want to improve bureaucracy: IAS woman topper


May 6th, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) This year's woman topper of the prestigious civil services examination has a simple aim - she wants to help people who haplessly run with files from ... Read more...

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15 of 25 civil service exam toppers from Delhi


May 6th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) As many as 15 of the 25 toppers in the civil service exam 2009 appeared from the national capital, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) said Thursday. ... Read more...

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Karan Wahi roots for buddy Shikhar Dhawan


April 24th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 24, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):The IPLgate notwithstanding, all eyes are geared on the big final on April 25. League toppers Mumbai Indians take on Chennai Superstars at the DY. Patil Stadium ... Read more...

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India finish fourth, Malaysia win Asian Rugby Sevens


April 3rd, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) After a roaring start, India stumbled against Sri Lanka in the semifinals and Malaysia emerged champions on the second and the last day of the Asian Rugby ... Read more...

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Lot at stake for India against England (Preview)


March 5th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) To lose successive matches by a staggering 5-2 margin can be shattering, more so in the context of a team hoping for a semi-final ... Read more...

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AIFF’s stand forces states to drop overage players


December 20th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) After allegations of age fudging in the zonal rounds of the under-16 National Football Championship for the Coca Cola Mir Iqbal Hussain Trophy, some states have surprisingly ... Read more...

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Ranji Trophy: Mumbai play Haryana in quarters


December 18th, 2009 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) Defending champions Mumbai got a relatively easy draw and will face Haryana in the Ranji Trophy Super League quarterfinals that begins December 24. Haryana drew their final Plate ... Read more...

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Champions Challenge: India to meet Pakistan in semis


December 11th, 2009 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Salta (Argentina) Dec 11 (IANS) India scored a thrilling 4-2 win over Belgium in their last pool match and set up a semifinal clash with arch-rivals Pakistan in the Champions Challenge hockey ... Read more...

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