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Motorsports: Karun, team fourth in Sao Paulo practice


September 14th, 2012 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo (Brazil), Sep 14 (IANS) The JRM Racing Team, preparing for this weekend's fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, enjoyed good free practice sessions at the iconic ... Read more...

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Three Lucknow students die in accident


September 5th, 2012 - 10:46 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 5 (IANS) Three Lucknow university students were killed and three injured when their car turned turtle here late Tuesday, police said.The accident took place after a tyre of ... Read more...

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175 Sri Lankan tourists to return following protests (Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 4 (IANS) One hundred and seventy-five Sri Lankan tourists were safely escorted by police to Tamil Nadu's Tiruchirapalli airport Tuesday when Tamil activists staged demonstrations against their visit. ... Read more...

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Protest against Sri Lankan tourists near Trichy


September 4th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 4 (IANS) Over 175 Sri Lankan tourists were safely escorted by police to Tamil Nadu's Tiruchirapalli (Trichy) airport Tuesday when Tamil activists staged demonstrations against their visit, said ... Read more...

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10 injured as plane makes emergency landing in Lahore


August 31st, 2012 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 31 (IANS) At least 10 people were injured when a passenger plane made an emergency landing at an airport in Pakistan's Lahore city Friday, reported Xinhua, citing local ... Read more...

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Two die in Yamuna Expressway accident


August 31st, 2012 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mathura, Aug 31 (IANS) Two labourers were killed when the tractor they were travelling in overturned on the Yamuna Expressway near Mathura, police said Friday.The incident happened around midnight in ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Saran marks comeback with win


August 25th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) The third round of the 15th JK Tyre-FMSCI National Racing Championship got off to a hectic start with results of two of the three races that ... Read more...

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Walavalkar clinches pole in Volkswagen Polo R Cup


August 25th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) Pushing his Race Polo to the extreme, Ameya Walavalkar took pole position for Race 1 of Round 3 of the JK Tyre Volkswagen Polo R Cup ... Read more...

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Close battles in the offing at national racing


August 24th, 2012 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 25 (IANS) Competition is likely to be hotter and closer in more ways than one as the curtain goes up on the third round of the JK Tyre-FMSCI ... Read more...

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Danigod tops in Micro class


August 19th, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 19 (IANS) Pradyumna Danigod (Mohite's Racing), Kush Maini (Maini Racing) and Ameya Bafna (Rayo Racing) topped in the Micro, Junior and Senior Max categories, respectively, in the penultimate ... Read more...

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Double for Mohite’s Racing


August 5th, 2012 - 11:15 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, Aug 5 (IANS) Team Mohite's Racing Academy, Kolhapur, achieved a double as Pradyumn V. Danigond (Micro Max) and Krishnaraj Mahadik (Junior Max) won titles in their respective categories in ... Read more...

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Classy Balu leaves field cold in national racing


July 28th, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 28 (IANS) Arjun Balu (Tiger Sport), marked his return to touring car racing with a brilliant win in the super saloon class on the opening day of the ... Read more...

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Double for Team Maini Racing


July 22nd, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 22 (IANS) Gujarat schoolgirl Mira Kirit Erda of Team Maini Racing took the honours in the Micro Max category while teammates Kush Maini (Juniors) and Chittesh Mandody (Mohite's ... Read more...

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Dunlop has no immediate plan to reopen Bengal plant


July 18th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) Tyre maker Dunlop India Wednesday said it has no plans to reopen the Sahagunj unit in West Bengal and do so when the workers unions accept ... Read more...

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Birla tyres undecided on commissioning Odisha unit


July 11th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, July 11 (IANS) Birla Tyres said Wednesday it is yet to decide on when to commission its passenger car tyre making unit at Balasore in Odisha."We have not yet ... Read more...

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Force India finish out of points at British GP


July 8th, 2012 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone (England), July 8 (IANS) Sahara Force India had a disappointing Formula One British Grand Prix with drivers Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg failing to finish among points in ... Read more...

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Vijaykumar, Feroze bag honours in National racing


July 8th, 2012 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore, July 8 (IANS) In what turned out to be Indian version of the Demolition Derby, veteran B. Vijayakumar of Prime Racing emerged almost unscathed from the wreckage and chaos ... Read more...

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Metro Tyres to invest Rs.100 crore to expand production


July 5th, 2012 - 5:44 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) In line with the robust two-wheeler sales in the country, Metro Tyres will expand its production capacity, investing Rs.100 crore in the next five ... Read more...

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Tyre warehouse in Haryana gutted in fire


June 30th, 2012 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, June 30 (IANS) A tyre warehouse in Haryana was gutted in a major fire Saturday. No one was injured in the incident, an official said.The warehouse, built on 2.5 ... Read more...

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Force India target fifth place after Valencia show


June 27th, 2012 - 8:12 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, June 27 (IANS) Sahara Force India team principal Vijay Mallya feels his team can attain fifth place in the Formula One constructors' championship and sustain the pace it showed ... Read more...

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Motorsport: Karun, team finish sixth at Le Mans


June 17th, 2012 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Le Mans (France), June 17 (IANS) Karun Chandhok created history by becoming the first Indian to finish the historic Le Mans 24 Hours race as his JRM Team crossed the ... Read more...

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Force India draw blank in Canadian GP


June 11th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 11 (IANS) High-tyre degradation marred Force India's chances of a top-10 finish in the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix here Sunday, with Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg ... Read more...

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Goodyear advances on list of America’s most reputable companies


June 5th, 2012 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 IANS) The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has again been recognized as one of America's most reputable companies by Forbes, ranked 26th on the magazine's seventh annual ... Read more...

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Mumbai-Pune tragedy could have been averted: IRF


May 29th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The death of over 25 people on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway could have been avoided if a key traffic rule had been followed, the International Road ... Read more...

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Apollo Tyres restructures its R&D; division


May 24th, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Tyre major Apollo Tyres Ltd Thursday announced restructuring of its 250-member research and development (R&D;) wing, which now would be located at two major centres - ... Read more...

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JK Asia Series to run in Europe (Lead)


May 24th, 2012 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) The second edition of JK Racing Asia series, consisting of 16 races, will make an entry into Europe where two rounds of the championship are ... Read more...

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Dozen Tamil Nadu pilgrims hurt


May 10th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 10 (IANS) At least a dozen pilgrims from Tamil Nadu were seriously injured near Varanasi Thursday when the bus they were travelling turtled on the highway, police said.The ... Read more...

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CEAT reports Rs. 41.5 cr net profit in Q4


May 9th, 2012 - 2:04 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) The leading tyre manufacturer, CEAT, an RPG Group company, has announced clocking a net profit of Rs. 41.5 crore for the quarter which ended March 31, ... Read more...

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Force India end mid-season test with full day of running


May 4th, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mugello (Italy), May 4 (IANS) Sahara Force India had a busy final day at the Formula One mid-season testing here as Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg shared the duties ... Read more...

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Salsa singer hurt in accident in Colombia


May 1st, 2012 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 1 (IANS/EFE) Popular Puerto Rican salsa singer Andy Montanez was injured Monday in an accident in Colombia after giving a concert in the city of Valledupar, one of ... Read more...

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Motorsports: Saleem, Surya, Phaneesh top JK Tyre-MMS Rookie Cup


April 29th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) Bangalore's Rubeel M. Saleem, Chennai lad Surya Raguram, both from Meco Racing, and H.B. Phaneesh of Mohite's Racing emerged champions in their respective classes in the ... Read more...

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Dunlop board allots shares to convert loan into equity


April 29th, 2012 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) The board of directors of Dunlop India Saturday allotted five crore equity shares on preferential basis to three loan assignees in order to convert the ailing ... Read more...

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Government seeks asset valuer to sell Tyre Corporation of India


April 20th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) The government Friday fast-tracked the sale of sick public sector undertaking Tyre Corporation of India (TCIL) saying it intends to appoint an asset valuer ... Read more...

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Force India finish 5th and 6th, skip second practice


April 20th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Manama, April 20 (IANS) Sahara Force India drivers Paul di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg finished third and sixth in the first practice session at the Bahrain Grand Prix Friday, while ... Read more...

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Armaan on pace at the Auto Speedway


April 18th, 2012 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Fontana (California), April 18 (IANS) India's Armaan Ebrahim had his first taste of an oval circuit in the United States as he warmed up to the challenge by getting up ... Read more...

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