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Tendulkar, Sehwag take Twitter route to celebrate World Cup anniversary


April 2nd, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) India's cricket stars took the Twitter route to celebrate the first anniversary of the 2011 World Cup win.Sachin Tendulkar, for whom winning the World ... Read more...

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On Delhi’s edge, BSP is king


March 6th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), March 6 (IANS) The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) may have lost power in Uttar Pradesh but it reigned supreme in areas which border the national capital.By ... Read more...

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Akali Dal-BJP set to create history in Punjab (Fifth Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 6 (IANS) Punjab's ruling Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD)-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) alliance was set to create history Tuesday as it inched towards power, stunning the Congress.By Tuesday ... Read more...

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UP set for hung house, SP leads, BSP routed (Second Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh was headed for a hung verdict Tuesday with the Samajwadi Party (SP) leading the four-horse race but expected to fall short of a ... Read more...

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BJP leads in Goa (Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
Panaji, March 6 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday led in three seats and the ruling Congress in two as vote count began early Tuesday.BJP candidates Ganesh Gaonkar ... Read more...

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UP: SP on top, BJP surges, BSP set for rout (Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) was headed for a rout with the Samajwadi Party leading the vote count that began Tuesday and the ... Read more...

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BSP, SP gain, BSP set to be routed in UP


March 6th, 2012 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 6 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh's ruling Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) seemed headed for a rout as early voting trends showed dramatic gains for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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UP may go to Samajwadi, blow to Rahul as vote ends (Night Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow/New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) The Samajwadi Party was most likely to take power in Uttar Pradesh amid a hung assembly, exit polls said Saturday as staggered balloting ended ... Read more...

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Bishnoi races towards victory in Hisar, Congress third


October 17th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Oct 17 (IANS) Haryana Janhit Congress' Kuldeep Singh Bishnoi appeared set for victory in the Hisar parliamentary by-election while the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) was number ... Read more...

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I am not winning because of Anna: Bishnoi


October 17th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Hisar (Haryana), Oct 17 (IANS) As he raced towards victory in the Hisar Lok Sabha by-election, Haryana Janhit Congress (HJC) candidate Kuldeep Bishnoi said Monday that he owed nothing ... Read more...

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After tigress, now leopard terrorises Chhattisgarh residents


October 15th, 2011 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Oct 15 (IANS) Dozens of families in the forested villages of Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district are trying to hunt down a leopard that killed a woman and several pet animals ... Read more...

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AIADMK sweeps Tamil Nadu, DMK stunned (Second Lead)


May 13th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 13 (IANS) After five years in the wilderness, AIADMK's star and former chief minister Jayaram Jayalalithaa stormed to power Friday for a third time in Tamil Nadu, ... Read more...

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Trump drops ‘F-word’ fusillade, calls politicians ‘blood suckers’


April 30th, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Potential Republican candidate Donald Trump has dropped a barrage of 'F-bombs' at a massive Las Vegas rally where he attacked US President Barack Obama and slammed other ... Read more...

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Years roll on, the legend of Sachin Tendulkar goes on


April 23rd, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) Sachin Tendulkar will turn 38 Sunday -- and his international career 21 years, five months and nine days old. Yet, he continues to amaze ... Read more...

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SRK takes three-months leave from shooting for KKR


April 18th, 2011 - 1:30 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, April 18 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan Sunday said he had taken a three-month vacation from shooting to be with his Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team which ... Read more...

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Yuvraj Singh gifted Audi Q5 for his stellar World Cup show


April 14th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) The spate of gifts for the victorious Indian World Cup cricket team continues. As promised, German car major Audi Thursday presented a brand new Audi Q5 ... Read more...

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Team India gets drenched in victory champagne


April 3rd, 2011 - 4:11 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) The champagne bottles were uncorked at the Wankhede Stadium Saturday night, but the bubbly flowed till the early hours of Sunday at the iconic Taj ... Read more...

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Indian team dedicates World Cup to nation, Sachin


April 3rd, 2011 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) The Indian cricket team dedicated the World Cup victory to the entire nation and to teammate Sachin Tendulkar after beating Sri Lanka in the final ... Read more...

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Dhoni leads India to World Cup victory after 28 years (Intro Roundup)


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) A long 28-year wait came to an end as India displayed iron will and enormous guts to hold the coveted World Cup trophy aloft for ... Read more...

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Emotional Tendulkar rides on his team mates shoulders at Wankhede


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai April 2 (IANS) Legendary Sachin Tendulkar was a given a grand reception as his teammates carried him on their shoulders for a victory lap of the packed Wankhede ... Read more...

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Riding a billion dreams, India win World Cup (Roundup)


April 3rd, 2011 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Fulfilling the expectations of a billion hearts, India Saturday won the cricket World Cup for the second time in 28 years, showing guts and will ... Read more...

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A disintegrating Pakistan: Choices for US and India (Comment)


January 16th, 2011 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
By Harold A. Gould As Pakistan sinks steadily into the pit of political oblivion, it will inevitably drag the US' Afghan policy down the drain with it, because without the availability of ... Read more...

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England’s ’sprinkler’ dance a huge hit among fans


December 30th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 30 (IANS) After making Australia dance to their tune in their historic Ashes triumph in Melbourne, England broke into a "sprinkler" celebration dance which has become a huge hit with ... Read more...

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JD-U, BJP claim victory in Bihar, opposition struggles (Third Lead)


November 24th, 2010 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Nov 24 (IANS) Bihar's ruling alliance of the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was Wednesday poised to retain power, with the vote count indicating a sweeping win ... Read more...

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CWG Athletics: Krishna ends 52-year wait for gold, India sweeps women’s discus (Roundup)


October 12th, 2010 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) A long 52-year wait came to an end as India's national anthem was once again played in the Commonwealth Games athletics arena with woman discus ... Read more...

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CWG athletics: Vikas Gowda wins silver in discus throw


October 10th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India's Vikas Gowda brought the country a silver medal in the men's discus throw event of the track and field competition by hurling the disc ... Read more...

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CWG athletics: Kavita wins historic bronze for India (Lead)


October 9th, 2010 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
By Sirshendu Panth New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Long distance runner Kavita Raut gave India its maiden Commonwealth Games medal from the track by winning a historic bronze in the women's 10,000 metres ... Read more...

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Oz sprinter Pearson heartbroken after Delhi CWG 100metre gold medal disqualification


October 8th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8(ANI): Australian track and field athlete Sally Pearson, who was stripped of her 100metre gold medal for a false start at the Delhi Commonwealth Games, has been left heartbroken ... Read more...

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Cycling Australia to take action against athlete for two-finger salute to CWG officials


October 7th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): Another Australian athlete has been disqualified for his two-fingered salute at officials at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.Australian track cyclist Shane Perkins joined wrestler Hassene Fkiri, who was ... Read more...

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Iraq combat exit no reason for celebration: Obama


September 1st, 2010 - 5:08 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (DPA) The official end of the US combat role in Iraq is no reason for celebration, US President Barack Obama said Tuesday. "There's still a lot of work that ... Read more...

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German hockey players win hearts despite World Cup loss


March 13th, 2010 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Australia won the Hockey World Cup, but it was the young German team which won the hearts of the Indian fans by taking a lap around the ... Read more...

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Congress, BSP score big in by-elections, Left routed (Afternoon Lead)


November 10th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The Congress and its ally Trinamool Congress scored major victories in by-elections for one Lok Sabha and 31 assembly constituencies across seven states in which the ... Read more...

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Blake ends Santoro era in Paris


November 9th, 2009 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 9 (DPA) James Blake beat Fabrice Santoro of France 6-4, 6-3 in the first round of the Paris Masters, likely ending the Frenchman's two-decade career. Blake next faces fourth-seeded Andy Murray ... Read more...

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Health Care Bill saga continues


October 14th, 2009 - 5:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Senate Finance Committee voted (14-9) on Tuesday for a great overhauling of the Health care Bill. This is the first step in greatly transforming the Health ... Read more...

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Sergeant Alvin York’s memories revived


May 26th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by GD
The memories of World War I were revived in the beautiful seaside town of Nahant when the Memorial Day parade was held on the 25th of May. Though the parade is held ... Read more...

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