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  • T20 team and player rankings: Official launch on Oct 24

    Dubai, Oct 21 (): The International Cricket Council declared that the ICC Twenty20 International (T20I) team and player rankings official launch ceremony will be held at the International Cricket Council (ICC) headquarters in Dubai on Monday, October 24. ICC General Manager – cricket – David Richardson, creator of team rankings David Kendix and some key…

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  • Karunanidhi meets Sonia Gandhi

    New Delhi, Oct 22 (): DMK Chief M Karunanidhi, wife Raajathi Ammal and T R Baalu met UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi today at her residence,10-Janpath. The meeting comes on a day when special CBI court pronounced its order on framing of charges in the 2G spectrum case. Talks veered around the severing of ties with…

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  • Jayalalithaa again in Bangalore court

    Bangalore, Oct 21 (): Jayalalitha  landed at the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd’s airport in city centre and drove in a convoy of vehicles to the prison complex where the court is hearing the case against her in the disproportionate assets case. Yesterday she answered 379 questions. Today too she will be posed another set of questions….

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  • Gaddafi death:U.N. calls for death investigation

    Tripoli, Libya, Oct 22 (): The United Nations and two major human rights groups called Friday asking Libya’s authorities to give a full account of the death of ex-leader, Col.Muammar Gaddafi. They sought for an investigation into the death of Muammar Gaddafi amid questions over the final moments of the late Libyan strongman’s life. The US…

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  • Brown Dwarf, the Coldest Star Ever Found

    October 22 (): The brown dwarf, designated WD 0806-661 B, is the coldest star-like object we have ever been able to directly image. It is the coldest object ever photographed outside our solar system. The star is a brown dwarf – and formed, like other stars, out of a cloud of dust and gas. Astronomers…

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  • Bigg Boss 5 – 6 contestants in danger

    Karjat, Oct 21 (): Day 15 of ‘Bigg Boss 5′ was extremely high on drama. Interestingly, this week there are six people in the danger zone. VJ Sidhartha Bhardwaj’s entry into the Bigg Boss 5 house on Day 15 may not seem to be good for many contestants. On the very day, the process of…

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  • AIADMK sweeps civic elections

    Chennai, Oct 21 (): After winning  the assembly election, Tamil Nadu’s ruling AIADMK swept  the civic polls, capturing all the 10 corporations in the state and a majority of other civic bodies. DMK came a distant second while DMDK which fought along with Communist parties showed a poor record. Congress which went alone too fared…

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  • Yoga can cost practitioner $10,779 per year

    Nevada (US), Oct 22 (ANI): According to research by Bloomberg Rankings, “the potential cost for a woman living in New York to start practicing yoga and to continue for one year” came to $10,779. It included group classes, private sessions; groove pant, tank tops, no-slip yoga socks, breathable long-sleeve T-shirt, sports bras; custom-designed paisley yoga…

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  • Silver glitters at Dhanteras

    Varanasi, Oct 22 (ANI): Silver coins and currency notes are in great demand for the feast of Dhanteras which falls a day before Deepavali in Uttar Pradesh. Dhanteras also known as Dhantrayodashi or Dhanvantari Triodasi, is regarded as an auspicious occasion to buy gold and silver in order to herald prosperity. Jewelers also put up…

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