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Four Maharashtra players enter national ranking tennis main draw

Pune, Nov 23 (IANS) Four Maharashtra players -- Kunal Vazirani, Haadin Bava, Rohan Bhatia and Rohit Ranglani -- made it to the main draw after winning their final qualifying round of the All-India Ranking Men's Tennis Tournament at the Solaris Club here Sunday. There were eight places for grabs and Maharashtra players did well to secure half the berths. Vazirani defeated Rohan Sa...

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Will continue to speak my mind, says Manjhi

Patna, Nov 23 (IANS) Ignoring warnings and advice of his party JD-U over his controversial remarks in recent days, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi Sunday said that he will not bow before anyone and he would continue to speak as usual. Manjhi also hinted that his days as chief minister are numbered and he may be removed in November itself. I am not going to bow before any on...

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Deborah wins fourth gold in Track Asia Cup

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) India ended their Track Asia Cup 2014 on a positive note, grabbing two gold medals on the concluding day of the event at the IG Stadium Complex Velodrome here Sunday. Deborah won both the gold medals for her country - in the women's elite keirin and sprint finals - for an overall individual tally of four gold medals from the championships. India also grab...

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CBI probe politically motivated, says BJD

Bhubaneswar, Nov 23 (IANS) The BJD Sunday said the CBI's probe into the multi-thousand-crore-rupee chit fund scam was politically motivated. The accusations came a day after a close aide of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik was interrogated. Saroj Sahu, the coordinator of the chief minister's programmes and political secretary of the ruling Biju Janata Dal (BJD), was quizzed by the Ce...

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Trinamool retaliates to Jaitley's charges, calls NSA RSS sympathiser

Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) With Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley accusing West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of not taking any action against her party leaders involved in ponzi schemes, the Trinamool Congress Sunday hit back seeking to know the source of BJP's massive funds spent during the elections. In a statement, Trinamool Rajya Sabha chief whip Derek O'Brien dubbed National ...

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Pune FC seal semifinal berth in King's Cup

Thimphu, Nov 23 (IANS) Pune FC thrashed Assam State Electricity Board FC 5-0 in a third round Group-B encounter to seal their place in the semi-finals of the 2014 King's Cup at the Changlimithang Stadium here Sunday. The big win was powered by striker Thongkhosiem Haokip (20th, 29th, 67th minute), who scored a memorable hattrick, as well as midfielder Arata Izumi (14th) and substitute Ve...

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Jaitley attacks Banerjee over Saradha scam, Burdwan blast probe

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday slammed West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her reactions to the arrest of leaders of her Trinamool Congress in the Saradha chit fund scam as well as her statements in the Burdwan blast case. In an article posted on Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) website, Jaitley wrote: I was deeply disappointed with Mamata Di...

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BSF recovers five kg heroin in Punjab

Chandigarh, Nov 23 (IANS) Border Security Force (BSF) troopers recovered five kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab, a BSF spokesman said Sunday. He said that the heroin, in five packets, was found near the border outpost (BoP) Barreke in Ferozepur sector. The packets were recovered after BSF troopers, on observing suspicious movement near the international bor...

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Thai star trips champ Jans in world snooker championships

Bengaluru, Nov 23 (IANS) As the battle for the knock-out slots intensified, Thailand's Waratthanun Sukritthanes showcased her country's snooker legacy by scoring a shock 3-0 win over defending women's champion Wendy JansAfrom Belgium in the Seaways-IBSF World Snooker Championships, here Sunday. Sukritthanes, in recording her fifth straight win to qualify for the knockout phase from Group...

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Congress planning to block parliament business: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) Ahead of the winter session of parliament beginning Monday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday warned that the Congress party was planning strategies to block official business and legislation in parliament, The Congress Party had damaged the national economy while in power and wants to pursue the same destructive direction while in opposition. Jaitley wrote in...

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Parrikar dedicates intelligence network for coastal surveillance

Gurgaon, Nov 23 (IANS) In order to strengthen India's coastal surveillance, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Sunday dedicated the National Command Control Communication and Intelligence Network (NC3I) and Information Management and Analysis Centre (IMAC) here. The NC3I, which interlinks 20 naval and 31 Coast Guard monitoring stations to generate a seamless real-time picture of India's n...

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Gill, Sherif emerge champs in motorsports rally

Bengaluru, Nov 23 (IANS) Gaurav Gill and co-driver Musa Sherif sensationally made almost a minute over Mahindra Adventure teammate and overnight leader Sunny Sidhu (co-driver PVS Murthy) to clinch the coveted Overall title in the 40th of the IMG K-1000 Rally, the penultimate round of the 2014 FMSCI-Indian Rally Championship, here Sunday. In the process, Gill, the 2013 Asia Pacific champi...

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Australia the team to beat at World Cup: Vaughan

London, Nov 23 (IANS) Former England captain Michael Vaughan Sunday said that having hit upon a rich vein of form against South Africa, Australia have emerged as the front-runners and will be the team to beat at the World Cup in their own backyard, starting Feb 14 next year. Australia thrashed South Africa 4-1 in a five-match ODI series, which concluded Sunday, serving a warning to rival...

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Pleasant Sunday in Delhi, Monday morning to be misty

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) A misty, nippy morning gave way to a sunny, pleasant Sunday in the national capital and the maximum temperature settled a notch above the season's average at 27.8 degrees Celsius. The weather is likely to be similar Monday, the Met Office said. According to the India Meteorological Department, Monday morning will see light mist early morning but the day will rema...

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Minor's killing: Protestors block India-Bhutan road link

Siliguri, Nov 23 (IANS) Protesting against the alleged rape and murder of a teenage girl, local residents Sunday blocked the SAARC Road in West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district, snapping the Indo-Bhutan road link, police said. The body of 16-year-old girl, who had gone to Bhutan to work as a maid, was found Saturday night in Samtse district in Bhutan. The Bhutan Police later contacted the vi...

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Taylor Swift to receive Dick Clark Award

Los Angeles, Nov 23 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift has been named as the first recipient of Dick Clark Award For excellence at 2014 American Music Awards (AMAs). The 24-year-old, who is enjoying a great year with her latest album 1989 selling more than a million copies in a week, will receive the new honour at the award ceremony, reports contactmusic.com. In a statement released on A...

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Australia displace India as top ODI team

Dubai, Nov 23 (IANS) Four-time World Champion Australia Sunday returned to the top of the One-Day International (ODI) Team Rankings, displacing India, after defeating South Africa 4-1 in a five-match series, as per the latest International Cricket Council release. Australia started the series in third position on 114 ratings points but equalled India's 117 points, claiming the top spot b...

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Seven killed in Himachal bus accident

Shimla, Nov 23 (IANS) Seven people, including two women, were killed Sunday when a privately-owned mini-bus rolled down a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Sirmaur district, police said. The bus rolled down a 500-feet gorge. The bus driver was among the dead, police said. Nine people were also injured in the accident which took place near Haripurdhar in Sangrah, one of the remotest are...

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India does not rule out Modi-Sharif meet at SAARC

New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) India Sunday did not rule out a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the SAARC Summit, saying that he is keen to have meaningful dialogues with as many south Asian leaders as possible. Answering queries from mediapersons here, external affairs ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin sa...

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Iraqi court sentences Sunni politician to death

Baghdad, Nov 23 (IANS) An Iraqi court Sunday sentenced a former Sunni lawmaker to death on a criminal charge, an official said. The Central Criminal Court issued today a verdict of death penalty for the former parliament member Ahmad al-Alwani in accordance with the Iraqi Penal Code, Xinhua quoted Abdul-Sattar al-Biraqdar, spokesperson of the judicial authority, as saying in a statement....

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