work ethic

I will be hard to beat next season: Blake


September 21st, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kingston (Jamaica), Sep 21 (IANS/CMC) Reigning 100 metres world champion Yohan Blake has sent out an early warning that he will be hard to beat when the new track and field ... Read more...

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Congress MP uses dialogue to describe Parrikar’s work ethic


August 11th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Aug 11 (IANS) A Congress MP Saturday used a dialogue from the iconic film 'Sholay' to describe what he believed was the work ethic of the 12-member Goa ... Read more...

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President, PM greet nation on Janmashtami


August 9th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Vice President M. Hamid Ansari Thursday greeted the nation on the eve of Janmashtami festival.In his ... Read more...

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Reading completes Pogrebnyak signing


July 7th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 7 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian striker Pavel Pogrebnyak has joined English Premier League side Reading after receiving a British work permit, the club said.Pogrebnyak, who spent the second ... Read more...

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French striker Olivier Giroud joins Arsenal


June 26th, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) French striker Olivier Giroud has agreed on a long-term contract with Arsenal, the English football club said Tuesday.The 25-year-old forward, who played for France ... Read more...

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Tusshar’s old car in ‘Kya Super Kool…’ (Movie Snippets)


June 4th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Actor Tusshar Kapoor was in for a surprise when he saw his old car being used for a scene in "Kya Super Kool Hai ... Read more...

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Sammy backs Gibson’s approach to team building


May 25th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham (England), May 25 (IANS/CMC) Captain Darren Sammy has come to the defence of under-fire West Indies head coach Ottis Gibson, contending that the Barbadian had transformed the side into ... Read more...

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Best looking to make most of his West Indies call-up


May 24th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham (England), May 24 (IANS/CMC) Fiery West Indies fast bowler Tino Best says he will be looking to utilise his knowledge of English conditions if he is fielded to play in ... Read more...

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Kim, Kanye engaged?


April 28th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 28 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian is reportedly engaged to rapper Kanye West."Kanye proposed earlier this month," showbizspy.com quoted a source as saying.Though Kim accepted his proposal, ... Read more...

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Sachin has always inspired me: Yuvraj


April 11th, 2012 - 7:19 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, April 11 (IANS) India's 2011 World Cup hero Yuvraj Singh said Wednesday that he was touched when batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar paid him a surpirse visit in London, ... Read more...

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Brad Drewett new ATP chief


December 23rd, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Dec 23 (IANS) Former tennis professional Brad Drewett, 53, has been appointed ATP's new executive chairman and president.Drewett, now an ATP senior executive, was voted in unanimously by ... Read more...

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Rosberg signs multi-year contract with Mercedes


November 10th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 10 (IANS) German Formula One driver Nico Rosberg has signed a multi-year contract with the Mercedes GP team till the 2013 season and beyond. Rosberg, along with ... Read more...

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Gaga’s sister to design for off-Broadway show


August 20th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 20 (IANS) Pop star Lady Gaga's younger sister Natali Germanotta is set to create the costumes for a new off-Broadway show.Germanotta is currently studying fashion designing at ... Read more...

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Team, not personal glory, to motivate Trott against India


July 14th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 14 (IANS) England batsman Jonathan Trott has said that team success rather than personal glory will motivate him in the forthcoming cricket series against India.The South Africa-born cricketer ... Read more...

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‘British unemployed don’t have work ethic’


July 5th, 2011 - 1:35 am ICT by IANS
London, July 5 (IANS) Jobless Britons have lost their work ethic, a factor that has forced various bosses to employ migrants for having a more conscientious attitude, a study has ... Read more...

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Gary Kirsten to be appointed South African coach


June 4th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, June 4 (IANS) Former India coach Gary Kirsten looks set to take over as coach of his native South Africa with the formal appointment scheduled for Monday.The Star reported ... Read more...

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Michelle found Barack Obama ‘cute’


May 26th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 26 (IANS) When US first lady Michelle Obama met her future husband Barack at a law firm, she was impressed by his work ethic and his love ... Read more...

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Amrita kept Tusshar on his toes! (Film Snippets)


May 10th, 2011 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Bollywood actor Tusshar Kapoor, who will be seen sharing screen space with Amrita Rao in the upcoming film "Love U…Mr Kalakaar!", says he is inspired ... Read more...

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Fergie has his plate full, can’t take each game as it comes


May 4th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson cannot afford to take each game as it comes, for he has to consider not only tonight's Champions League semi-final second ... Read more...

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Ferguson warns Man U against complacency


May 4th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has warned his players against taking Schalke FC lightly in today's Champions League's semi-final decider and Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League encounter.United ... Read more...

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I can’t please everybody: Gwyneth Paltrow


April 22nd, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that some people are irritated by her work ethics but she cannot 'please everybody'.She also said that some people were irked by her success."I ... Read more...

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Ostracise corrupt colleagues, PM tells bureaucrats


April 21st, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday asked Indian civil servants to set the "highest standards" of probity in their work and ostracise colleagues who indulge ... Read more...

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Paltrow works for success


April 16th, 2011 - 5:32 am ICT by IANS
London, April 16 (IANS) Actress Gwyneth Paltrow thinks people resent her success because she is willing to work hard to achieve the things she wants.The "Country Strong" actress, who ... Read more...

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‘Soundtrack’ remake of ‘It’s All Gone Pete Tong’


April 10th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 10 (IANS) Actor Rajeev Khandelwal's second Bollywood venture "Soundtrack", also starring Soha Ali Khan, is the remake of award-winning Canadian film "It's All Gone Pete Tong" and ... Read more...

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James Franco turns professor


March 31st, 2011 - 8:11 am ICT by IANS
London, March 31 (IANS) Actor James Franco will go back to school - but as a teacher.The "127 Hours" star will teach a third year course on directing and adapting ... Read more...

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Is James Franco now going to teach at NYU?


March 30th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) James Franco has been handed a task by his former school. New York University has given the actor a chance to teach third-year class graduate students ... Read more...

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Alice Cooper offers words of wisdom for LiLo, Charlie Sheen


March 4th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 04 (ANI): Legendary rocker Alice Cooper, who suffered some serious substance abuse issues in his time and has spent thirty years of sobriety, has some words of wisdom for ... Read more...

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James Franco says he has changed his approach to acting


January 11th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): James Franco has revealed that he had to changed his approach to acting in recent years after realizing his argumentative attitude made him "unpleasant" and "hard to get ... Read more...

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Dhoni wants India to be disciplined in all three areas


December 31st, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Durban, Dec 31 (IANS) India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni feels the team has to be disciplined in all three areas if they want to win the third Test against South Africa starting ... Read more...

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Ashes 2010: Prior warns Poms not to peak too early


December 9th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec.9 (ANI): England wicketkeeper Matt Prior has warned the Poms not to peak too early in their push for the Ashes in Australia.Prior appealed to his teammates to avoid premature back ... Read more...

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Asian-American men ‘paid less than whites’


December 8th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that U.S. employers don't pay Asian-American men as much as they pay equally qualified white men.Researchers at the University of Kansas analysed ... Read more...

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Strauss confident of England retaining Ashes


December 8th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): England skipper Andrew Strauss is confident his side can retain the Ashes after their innings and 71 run victory in the second Test in Adelaide.The win puts ... Read more...

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Elton John calls Oasis ’stupid sods’ for failing to crack America


November 29th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): Sir Elton John has slammed Oasis' co-lead singers and brothers Noel and Liam Gallagher calling them "stupid sods" for failing to crack America.John, 63, said the two ... Read more...

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Jay-Z ‘offers cocaine trafficker pal $50K job’


November 26th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 26 (ANI): Reports are abuzz that Jay-Z has written a letter to a federal judge, offering job to a jailed cocaine trafficker for whom the rapper once worked.Jay-Z offered ... Read more...

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Manhattan high school principal may be fired over lesbian affair


November 13th, 2010 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 13 (ANI): Founding principal of the Academy of Social Action has reportedly received a death threat from her former lover, who was assistant principal, as their lesbian relationship went ... Read more...

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