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1.Condolences poured in for noted Hindi and Urdu poet Nida Fazli, who died here on Monday. He was in his late 70s. 2.Fazli’s daughter confirmed the poet’s demise, a member of the organising team of upcoming ...
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1.India walked away with all the gold medals on offer in badminton and archery at the South Asian Games on Monday. 2.India steamrollered Sri Lanka 3-0 in both the men’s and women’s sections to win the ...
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1.India’s Sandeep Sejwal was the cynosure of all eyes for the third day running at the Dr. Zakir Hussain swimming pool here on Monday. 2.The 27-year-old from Delhi, who took the gold in the men’s 100m ...
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1.The youthful exuberance of Vikas Thakur was on full display as India made a clean sweep of the four gold medals to be decided in the weightlifting competitions of the 12th South Asian Games at ...
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1.Star player Joshna Chinappa clinched the gold in women's individual squash after beating Maria Toorpaki Wazir of Pakistan in a tense and ill-tempered summit clash to make up for India's disappointment in the men's event ...
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1.The 2nd day of the 12th South Asian Games saw the dominance of India in most of the sporting events. At the time of filing the report, the host nation sits at the top of ...
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  1.Rakesh Manpat pipped former World and Olympic champion Abhinav Bindra by 0.3 point for the gold in the third air rifle match of the 39th Intershoot international shooting competition at The Hague on Saturday. 2.It was ...
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India clinched 14 gold, and five silver medals on a highly productive day to top the medals tally with an overall count of 19. Sri Lanka, despite having a higher overall medal count of 21, ...
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1.Shane Watson received the highest bid in the Indian Premier League 2016 auction, after the Australian all-rounder was snapped up by Royal Challengers Bangalore for Rs 9.5 crore. However, uncapped youngster Pawan Negi sprung the ...
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1.Abhinav Bindra has put his preparations for the Rio Olympics on the rails by winning back-to-back gold medals in the 39th Inter-Shoot International shooting competition in the Hague, the Netherlands. 2.The 32-year-old shot 205.6 on Saturday, ...
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