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Sesa Goa in Durand Cup


August 27th, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 27 (IANS) Sesa Goa drew 1-1 with Pune FC to qualify for the semifinal of the 125th Durand Cup at the Ambedkar Stadium here Monday.The result helped ... Read more...

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Olympic boxing: Indian pugilist Jai Bhagwan boxed out


August 2nd, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) India's Jai Bhagwan was outboxed by Kazakh fighter Gani Zhailauov at the London Olympics and lost by a big margin in the pre-quarterfinals of the men's ... Read more...

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Gavaskar slams India-Pakistan cricket series’ revival


July 16th, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar Monday questioned the timing of the India-Pakistan cricket series and need for reviving cricketing ties between the two countries when ... Read more...

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Court seeks report from home ministry, DGCA on Vectra


May 25th, 2012 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday sought records from the home ministry and Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for the basis on which the operating ... Read more...

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Court declines plea of Air India pilots (Lead)


May 17th, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday refused to entertain a plea of striking Air India pilots who wanted to continue their protest over their career progression ... Read more...

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Court declines plea of Air India pilots


May 17th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 17 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Thursday refused to entertain a plea of striking Air India pilots, saying they are in contempt of court.The court, while dismissing ... Read more...

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Bangladesh on US strategic radar, says daily on Clinton trip


May 7th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, May 7 (IANS) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's visit to Dhaka has "formally brought Bangladesh on the strategic radar of the US", said a leading Bangladeshi daily Monday.An editorial ... Read more...

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Court relief for disabled aspiring chartered accountants


May 2nd, 2012 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday directed the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) to relax the guidelines for disabled students appearing in exams conducted ... Read more...

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Man threatens suicide as court adjourns his case (With Image)


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 2 (IANS) After Bombay High Court Wednesday adjourned to May 7 his case concerning sex change surgery, Bidhan Barua filed a fresh plea seeking permission to commit suicide.Barua ... Read more...

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UN approves sending 300 observers to Syria


April 22nd, 2012 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The UN Security Council (UNSC) Saturday authorised a dispatch of 300 military observers to Syria to supervise on the ceasefire between the government and opposition ... Read more...

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I-League: Sporting beat Air India 2-0


April 6th, 2012 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
Pune, April 6 (IANS) Sporting Clube de Goa scraped past Air India 2-0 as Anthony D'Souza scored a brace for his team in the I-League at the Balewadi Sports Complex ... Read more...

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HC slams Delhi government for land acquisition


March 10th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has slammed the Delhi government for failing to respond to a plea by 172 farmers over takeover of their land using ... Read more...

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Single at 29: Shanghai women feel ‘leftover’


March 8th, 2012 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, March 8 (IANS) While many unmarried women in Indian cities may not bother too much on being unmarried at 29, a survey in Shanghai, China's largest city, has found ... Read more...

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‘Syrian conflict may become long and bloody’


February 25th, 2012 - 1:18 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Feb 24 (IANS/WAM) The continuation of the current violence in Syria is alarming and raises a great level of concern that it may become a long and bloody ... Read more...

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Obama touts plan for better math and science instruction


February 8th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 8 (IANS/EFE) President Barack Obama announced Tuesday an $80 million plan to improve mathematics and science instruction in US public schools as one of his initiatives to ... Read more...

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Dempo thrash Mumbai FC 2-0 in I-League


February 1st, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, Feb 1 (IANS) Ranti Martins scored a brace, including an injury-time goal, as Dempo defeated Mumbai FC 2-0 to open a six-point lead at the top in the 18th ... Read more...

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Villarreal beat Sporting Gijon, climb out of bottom three


January 24th, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 24 (IANS) Villarreal climbed out of the bottom three of the Spanish La Liga football with a 3-0 win over Sporting Gijon.The win lifted Villarreal over Sporting in ... Read more...

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Release Pakistani prisoners who’ve completed sentence: Supreme Court


January 24th, 2012 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) In a significant judgement, the Supreme Court Tuesday directed the government to immediately release 54 Pakistani nationals who are languishing in Indian jails despite completing ... Read more...

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Opposition creates ruckus in Himachal assembly


December 20th, 2011 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Dharamsala, Dec 20 (IANS) Pandemonium prevailed in the Himachal Pradesh assembly as the Congress members protested the speaker's decision not to allow their two adjournment motions.In its two motions, ... Read more...

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Activists slam device claiming to curb female foeticide


December 15th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 15 (IANS) Women rights activists and health experts Thursday slammed a device claiming to curb cases of female foeticide by recording sonography tests and monitoring doctors.'Silent Observer', ... Read more...

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Spain carries out 94 organ transplants in 72 hours


December 6th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 6 (IANS/EFE) Spain's National Transplant Organization set a new record with 94 organ transplants during the period of Nov 23-25.The donations allowed 53 kidney and 23 liver transplants ... Read more...

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Warming can be eased only with zero emissions


November 21st, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 21 (IANS) Global warming can be eased only if carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions begin to fall within the next two decades and eventually decrease to zero. The research ... Read more...

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NC worker’s death: Ex-Supreme Court judge sought for probe


October 29th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 29 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Saturday asked union Law Minister Salman Khurshid to suggest the name of a retired Supreme Court judge to conduct ... Read more...

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Land acquisition: Court notice to centre, Delhi government


September 23rd, 2011 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday issued notice to the centre, Delhi government and the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) after taking note of the plea filed ... Read more...

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Monday Night Football: New York Giants thrash St. Louis Rams


September 20th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sept 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) St. Louis Rams and the New York Giants played out an interesting game on Monday night. For the second game in a row, the Rams came ... Read more...

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Appointments for passport services in Karnataka hastened


September 14th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 14 (IANS) Appointments for availing passport services in Karnataka will be given within 30 hours from next week with a view to reducing delays and clearing the mounting ... Read more...

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Anti-graft activists in Goa demand tabling of Lokayukta bill


September 7th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Sep 7 (IANS) The spillover of Anna Hazare's campaign in New Delhi for a stringent Lokpal bill has reached Goa, with activists demanding the reinroduction of the Lokayukta ... Read more...

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CBI probe an option in RTI activist’s murder: Chidambaram


September 1st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Calling the murder of RTI activist Shehla Masood as a "serious" matter, Home Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday said Madhya Pradesh can request for a ... Read more...

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Lok Sabha to sit Saturday, may discuss Lokpal


August 26th, 2011 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) The government Friday announced that the Lok Sabha will function Saturday, indicating that the discussion on different versions of the Lokpal bill will finally ... Read more...

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Some breakthrough has happened: Sandeep Dikshit


August 25th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) A day after the third round of discussions between the government and Team Anna ended in a logjam, Congress MP Sandeep Dikshit Thursday said there ... Read more...

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Breaking Anna’s fast more urgent than good bill: Khurshid


August 24th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 (IANS) The urgency to get Anna Hazare to break his nine-day fast was greater than passing a "good Lokpal bill", Law Minister Salman Khurshid said Wednesday."A ... Read more...

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Ghaziabad farmers welcome land takeover quashing


August 24th, 2011 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Thousands of farmers in three villages in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad district had cause to celebrate Tuesday as the Supreme Court quashed the acquisition of their agricultural ... Read more...

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Apex court sets aside land takeover in Ghaziabad


August 24th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Tuesday set aside an Uttar Pradesh government notification taking over farm land in Intori, Chaitoli and Sabli villages in Ghaziabad district to ... Read more...

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UN chief urges political solution to Libyan crisis


August 11th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- The United Nations (UN) on Thursday called for a political solution to end the ongoing civil war in Libya, which has left thousands of people killed.UN Secretary-General ... Read more...

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Panchayat members to accompany caste enumerators (Lead)


August 9th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh Monday said the ongoing enumeration for socio-economic and caste census (SECC) was not a listing for BPL families.He said the ... Read more...

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