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Sonia joins Congress-BJP war, parliament crippled (Roundup)


August 28th, 2012 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) The war over 'coalgate' escalated Tuesday with the BJP refusing to give up its demand for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's ouster and Congress chief ... Read more...

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‘Some Congressmen may seek to replace Manmohan with Rahul’


August 28th, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) Attacking the BJP over its tactic of stalling parliament proceedings, Samajwadi Party leader Mohan Singh Tuesday also took a swipe at the Congress over ... Read more...

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Easy win for Nikshep in sub-junior tennis


August 13th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 13 (IANS) Top seed B.R. Nikshep from Karnataka led the Under-14 boys singles field into the second round of the Adidas-TTT sub-junior National tennis tournament with a 5-2, ... Read more...

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‘Uttaran’ completes 900 episodes, team celebrates (With Images)


June 22nd, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 22 (IANS) Popular TV show "Uttaran", which had two generation leaps since it went on air in 2008, will complete a run of 900 episodes.The cast and the ... Read more...

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Hockey India signs 28 domestic players for pro-league


June 8th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Top Indian forwards Shivendra Singh, Tushar Khandekar and Yuvraj Walmiki, besides 25 others, signed up for the inaugural cash-rich professional league of Hockey India (HI) ... Read more...

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32 hockey players named for central contracts


June 8th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Hockey India (HI) Friday announced a list of 32 senior men core probables who will be awarded with central contracts for the 2012-13 season.The ... Read more...

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Father, uncle booked for honour killing in Maharashtra


April 9th, 2012 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 9 (IANS) A court in Maharashtra's Jalgaon district Monday remanded a tribal girl's father and uncle in police custody for murdering her because she was in love with ... Read more...

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I hold master key to power, thunders Mayawati (Lead)


February 21st, 2012 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Feb 21 (IANS) "I hold the master key to power," thundered Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati at an election rally here Tuesday in which she blasted Congress general ... Read more...

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BJP hits out at PM’s ‘deafening silence’


February 16th, 2012 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Thursday that Steel Minister Beni Prasad Verma's promise of increased quotas for Muslims in Uttar Pradesh was another ... Read more...

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Rajpal retained among 32 hockey probables for Olympic qualifiers


January 23rd, 2012 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 23 (IANS) Despite raising doubts on striker Rajpal Singh's availability for the Olympic qualifiers, India's chief hockey coach Michael Nobbs Monday decided to retain the former ... Read more...

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Fab Four have to fire together in Australia: Yuvraj


January 11th, 2012 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 11 (IANS) India's flamboyant left-handed batsman Yuvraj Singh Wednesday made himself available for selection for the triangular ODI series in Australia hoped the 'fab-four' would fire ... Read more...

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Mayawati hits out at Congress on FDI


December 2nd, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Dec 2 (IANS) Hitting out at the Congress - and its general secretary Rahul Gandhi in particular, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Friday alleged that the party-lead United ... Read more...

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Six top Indian hockey players pull out of WSH


November 30th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The World Series Hockey (WSH) suffered a serious set-back Wednesday after six top Indian players pulled out of the league, citing national commitment.Goalkeepers Bharat Chettri, ... Read more...

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Rahul Gandhi figures prominently in Mayawati’s speech (Lead)


November 27th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's forays into Uttar Pradesh appear to be high on the mind of Chief Minister Mayawati, who repeatedly referred to his ... Read more...

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Congress is scared of BSP, says Mayawati


November 27th, 2011 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 27 (IANS) Chief Minister Mayawati Sunday made fun of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, saying his trips to Uttar Pradesh showed that his party was scared of her ... Read more...

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Rahul responsible for FDI in retail, says Mayawati


November 26th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 26 (IANS) Pointedly blaming Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi for the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government's nod to foreign equity in retail, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati ... Read more...

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Rahul gives oust Mayawati call, she hits back (Second Lead)


November 25th, 2011 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 25 (IANS) Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi Friday called for the ouster of Chief Minister Mayawati and for bringing back the Congress party in Uttar Pradesh, as ... Read more...

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Mayawati hits back at Rahul


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 23 (IANS) In a quick retort to Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's remarks against her style of governance, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Wednesday termed his ... Read more...

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Chetri to lead hockey team in Champions Challenge


November 18th, 2011 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Goalkeeper Bharat Kumar Chetri will lead the Indian hockey team in the men's Champions Challenge I tournament at Johannesburg from Nov 26 to Dec 4.Former ... Read more...

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Relaxed Sachin plays football


November 12th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 12 (IANS) A relaxed Sachin Tendulkar - a century away from a historic 100th international ton - seemed relaxed as he played football, did some knockings and ... Read more...

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Attack centre, not us: Mayawati to Rahul


November 12th, 2011 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 12 (IANS) Launching a scathing attack on Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati here Saturday said "the yuvraj (crown prince)" of the Congress ... Read more...

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Maharashtra gives sportspersons 5 percent quota in jobs


October 4th, 2011 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 4 (IANS) Barely a fortnight after the sorry economic plight of ace hockey player Yuvraj Walmiki came to light, the Maharashtra government Tuesday decided on a special five ... Read more...

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10,000 run in Maharashtra marathon for girl child


September 18th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Virar (Maharashtra), Sep 18 (IANS) Thousands of people from the Vasai and Virar townships Sunday gave a thumbs up to protecting the girl child by running in the first ever ... Read more...

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Asian Champions Trophy: Goalie Sreejes stars in India’s win over Pakistan


September 11th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 11 (IANS) India registered a sensational 4-2 victory over arch-rivals Pakistan via the tie-breaker to lift the first edition of the men's hockey Asian Champion Trophy here ... Read more...

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Asian Champions Trophy: India-Pakistan in final


September 9th, 2011 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 9 (IANS) India will face arch rivals Pakistan in the final of the inaugural Asian Champions Trophy hockey tournament after the two teams drew 2-2 in their ... Read more...

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Seeds take a beating in ITF junior tennis


September 6th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 6 (IANS) While the lesser seeds crashed out, top ranked Indians Shaikh Abdullah and Rutuja Bhosale safely made it to the third round of the Servo ITF Junior ... Read more...

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India beat South Korea 5-3 in Asian Champions hockey


September 6th, 2011 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ordos (China), Sep 6 (IANS) India beat South Korea 5-3 to move to the top of the league table in the inaugural Men's Champions Trophy here Tuesday.The goal scorers for ... Read more...

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Rahul’s rally politically motivated: Mayawati


July 9th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, July 9 (IANS) Dismissing Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi's campaign against takeover of farmers' lands in Uttar Pradesh as "politically motivated", Chief Minister Mayawati claimed her revised land ... Read more...

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As parties play politics of land, divides deepen (Roundup)


May 12th, 2011 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 12 (IANS) A new law for better compensation to farmers will be introduced, the government announced Thursday, as the politics over land sharpened with Congress workers ... Read more...

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Mayawati slams opposition conspiracy, says Rahul helpless (Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, May 12 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati Thursday accused opposition parties of instigating farmers to demand higher land compensation and described Congress MP Rahul Gandhi as a ... Read more...

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Fielding, bowling made the difference for Super Kings: Fleming


April 26th, 2011 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 26 (IANS) The Chennai Super Kings turned their perceived weaknesses into strengths while defeating the Pune Warriors by 25 runs in their Indian Premier League game here ... Read more...

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Veena Malik to boost adrenaline at Mohali semifinal


March 30th, 2011 - 1:33 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) If all goes well, Pakistan's hottest export to India Veena Malik will be seen at Mohali Wednesday with soulmate Ashmit Patel by her side cheering for ... Read more...

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`Indian versatility versus Pakistani volatility at Mohali’


March 29th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, March 29 (IANS) The World Cup semi-final at Mohali Wednesday will be "a keen competition between Indian versatility and Pakistani volatility", a Bangladeshi newspaper said on the eve of ... Read more...

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Beating the four-time World Champions is special: Yuvraj


March 25th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, March 24 (IANS) In-form Yuvraj Singh Thursday rated India's victory over Australia as special and said the pressure of playing the four-time World Cup champions was something he ... Read more...

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India beat Netherlands by five wickets


March 9th, 2011 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) India defeated the Netherlands by five wickets in a World Cup Group B match at the Ferozshah Kotla here Wednesday.Yuvraj top scored with an ... Read more...

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