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India-Australia-England Tri-series’ Schedule Changed, New Fixtures Announced

Cricket Australia (CA) Tuesday revised the schedule for the One-Day International (ODI) tri-Series involving India, Australia and England. The series opener Jan 16 will now be played between the hosts and the English instead of the Indians at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). The earlier scheduled match that was to throw open the series between Australia and India will now ...

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World AIDS Day Today: Drug shortage hits HIV patients hard in India

Thirty-four-year-old Ratan Singha, an AIDS patient, who wanted to live, borrowed heavily to fund his second-line therapy of anti-retroviral therapy (ART) drugs but was compelled to buy the medicines from the open market as they were not available at a local government centre in Manipur. Singha, who had spent his life in pursuit of alcohol and injectible drugs, could not ...

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Philippines’ Jamie Herrell wins Miss Earth 2014 title; India’s Alankrita fails to Make it Top 16

Jamie Herrel of the Philippines was Saturday crowned Miss Earth 2014. The runners-up are Miss USA, who was crowned Miss Air, Miss Venezuela won the Miss Water title and Miss Fire went to Miss Russia, with India’s Alankrita failed to make it to top 16. Herrell defeated 85 contestants including Miss India Alankrita Sahai, who couldn’t even make it to ...

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How Koirala broke the impasse between India, Pakistan

  Kathmandu, Nov 27 (IANS) Nepal Prime Minister Sushil Koirala played a crucial role in ending the impasse between India and Pakistan during the retreat at Dhulikhel near here Thursday on the sidelines of the 18th Saarc Summit. There was immense pressure on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart, Nawaz Shairf, from visiting leaders and the media to ...

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Commonwealth Science Conference Will Begin Today in Bengaluru

The Garden city is all set to hold the Commonwealth Science Conference from Tuesday evening, which is being held in India for the first time. While President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the conference in Bengaluru today, Duke of York Prince Andrew will be the special guest at the inaugural session of the four-day conference at the country’s premiere Indian Institute ...

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Xiaomi Future India Plans Likely to Unnerve Rivals

China’s phone manufacturer Xiaomi is all set to strengthen its stronghold in the massive mobile market with expansion into making phones in India and setting up servers within the country to ward off criticism that its database in Beijing is giving security and privacy conerns. India is Xiaomi’s second biggest market after china and the phone maker has already swept ...

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ODI Team Rankings: Australia displace India as No. 1 ODI team

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 by 0.2 points when the ...

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