| 2012 | January | 15

  • World’s ugliest dog, Yoda, dies at 15

    Hanford, California, Mar 15 (): Yoda, a Chinese crested and Chihuahua mix, shot to fame last year when she won the World’s Ugliest Dog contest in California.She died in her sleep on Saturday and was 15. When a beloved pet dies, good manners usually dictate saying something nice about the departed companion. But for recently…

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  • Sri Lankan War Crimes at UNHRC: A quick look at recent developments (Part I)

    Geneva/New Delhi, Mar 15 (): Amidst Sri Lanka calling it ‘fake’, ‘concocted evidenc’e and ‘pro-LTTE groups’ conspiracy, Sri Lanka’s Killing Fields 2: Unpunished War Crimes,the investigative documentary by Britain’s Channel 4 was presented to the international diplomats and delegates by Jon Snow on 14 March at the 19th session of the United Nations Human Rights…

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  • Rajnikanth sings a song for Kochadaiyaan

    Chennai, March 15 (): Superstar Rajnikanth is currently working on Soundarya Rajinikanth, her daughter’s prestigious project Kochadaiyaan. To his fans astonishment and surprise, Superstar will be singing a song for this movie. Following the footsteps of son –in- law Dhanush and taking the advice of daughter Soundarya the talented actor has agreed to lend his…

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  • Major advancements made for empowerment of women: Economic Survey

    New Delhi, Mar 15 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said some major advancements have been made for the empowerment of women over the years. Mukherjee presented some highlights in this field through the Economic Survey 2011-12: (i) Women and Education: The Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) has had positive outcomes for girl child…

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  • Ferguson admits record signing Berbatov is on his way out

    London, Mar 15(ANI): Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has confirmed that the club’s record signing Dimitar Berbatov is on his way out of Old Trafford. The 30.75 million pound forward has found it hard to break through in the first team this season, mainly due to Danny Welbeck emerging as the main strike partner…

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