Archive for August, 2010

YouTube, Facebook used as tools in Kashmir protests

Friday, August 27, 2010 19:30

The new generation of internet savvy Kashmiri protestors is using social networking sites like Facebook and popular video uploading sites like YouTube to display scenes of events that occur on the streets of Kashmir.

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Kashmir wants to be with India, says Farooq Abdullah

Thursday, August 26, 2010 17:23

Do Kashmiris want to be with India? Yes, says Farooq Abdullah.

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Paes and co clear the air, say Indian tennis players won’t pull out of CWG

Sunday, August 22, 2010 19:53

India’s top tennis players have clarified that they will be participating in the New Delhi Commonwealth Games. The players have jointly issued a press statement clearing the air. The confirmation came just hours after they had send a letter to the All India Tennis Association (AITA) saying that they wouldn't ...

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PSUs likely to say no; corporates may chip in with sponsorship for CWG

Sunday, August 22, 2010 19:49

The New Delhi Commonwealth Games, which is suffering a lot from all the corruption allegations, has received yet another setback.

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Tardiness in CWG preparations could affect India’s Olympics chances

Thursday, August 12, 2010 20:02

Fears are being expressed from several quarters that the organization or lack of it surrounding the Commonwealth games could be detrimental to India’s standing and may jeopardize the country’s chances of hosting the Olympics any time soon.

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Songbird Asha Bhonsle tweeting against ‘Machchar Raj’

Tuesday, August 3, 2010 19:17

Asha Bhonsle’s tweets are getting to be as famous as her singing. Latest from the veteran singer is a tweet sharing her opinion of the state of things in Mumbai following a malaria outbreak.

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Delhi CM assures successful completion of Commonwealth Games preparations

Sunday, August 1, 2010 20:12

Although several projects connected with the Commonwealth games have been facing delays, the Chief Minister of Delhi has given assurances that everything will be completed as planned and that the city would make India proud. She said that this would be the best Games ever.

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